openSUSE Security Update : lightdm-gtk-greeter (openSUSE-SU-2014:0071-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- add lightdm-gtk-greeter-handle-invalid-user.patch in
order to fix a NULL pointer dereference after
authentication of an invalid username has failed
(bnc#857303, CVE-2014-0979)

- add lightdm-gtk-greeter-invalid-last_session.patch fix
segfault when last_session is an invalid session
(lp#1161883)

- add lightdm-gtk-greeter-fix-login.patch in order to fix
login/unlock detection

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-01/msg00048.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=857303

Solution :

Update the affected lightdm-gtk-greeter packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75386 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64679

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0979

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